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Beach Soccer Worldwide goes for cloud production to create AI-powered fan engagement content

Beach Soccer Worldwide (BSWW) is using a transformative artificial intelligence (AI)-powered, cloud-based content production solution to drive fan engagement for the world’s largest beach soccer tournament, and beyond. Known for producing premium beach football events, BSWW, which is the FIFA-recognised entity for the promotion and development of beach football across the globe. is set to […]  More

Dorna’s MotoGP innovations fuel the need for broadcasting at speed

“Back in 1992, we were travelling all around the world and didn’t really have any broadcast resources. We were just 15 people,” says Sergi Sendra i Vives, head of global technology at Dorna Sports. “We now have the privilege and the opportunity to manage [MotoGP] from end to end, from acquisition to contribution, but when […]  More

BT Sport, BT Media and Broadcast and EE showcase 5G and cloud technologies at Premiership Rugby match

Last weekend BT demonstrated its broadcast capabilities with its combined operations of BT Media and Broadcast, BT Sport and EE working to showcase the benefits that 5G and cloud-based technologies bring to broadcasters. BT delivered the broadcast innovations on Saturday (21 May) at the Gallagher Premiership Rugby match between Saracens versus Northampton Saints, where it […]  More

Freelance sound supervisor Louise Willcox on mixing live sport and winning a BAFTA for the BBC’s Watches

We caught up with UK-based Louise Willcox, freelance sound supervisor at DWR Associates, a business aimed at solving audio and communications problems for the broadcast and business world run by Willcox and her husband. We spoke about the ins and outs of her career, which has taken her from mixing live sports coverage to the […]  More

AETA provides commentary units for African football tournaments

Audio and IP codec specialists AETA Audio Systems delivered a combination of commentary codecs to the African Nations Championship (CHAN) and 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) football tournaments. The African Nations Championship takes place every two years and the 2021 edition was held in January and February. The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations was […]  More

Sky News reveals Platinum Jubilee coverage plans

Sky News has announced its coverage plans for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, when the UK will come together to celebrate 70 years of service by Her Majesty The Queen. From Thursday 2 June, across TV, digital, audio and social media, Sky News will get audiences closer to the showstopping public events and iconic royal moments of […]  More

Viaplay nets EFL Championship and Carabao Cup football rights in 10 countries across Europe

Viaplay will be the exclusive streaming home of EFL Championship and Carabao Cup football in every Nordic and Baltic country, Poland and the Netherlands from the 2022/2023 season, as the result of a long-term rights agreement. Every season, more than 180 live matches from England’s second tier will be shown on Viaplay, including the Play-Off […]  More

UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 set to deliver £54 million in economic activity to nine Host Cities

The FA and UEFA have released the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 Pre-tournament Impact Report, confirming it’s on track to be the biggest women’s European sport event in history. The report, produced by EY, indicates the tournament is expected to deliver £54 million in economic activity to the nine Host Cities of Brighton & Hove, London, […]  More

Inside the production of BT Sport’s Tyson Fury versus Dillian Whyte fight at Wembley Stadium with EMG UK

EMG UK recently produced the Tyson Fury versus Dillian Whyte fight at Wembley Stadium, London, for BT Sport in which the new Sony HDC-F5500 camera had its world-first debut. The camera had its inaugural live sporting event outing on 23 April as part of a UHD HDR production. Says Martyn Edwards, project director for the […]  More